This volume explores how homelessness intersects most social issues that marginalize individuals and negatively influence postsecondary completion, including poverty, foster care, and LGBTQ+ discrimination. As becomes evident, students experiencing homelessness should be considered in conversations about equity and access. For these students, completing some form of degree or certification beyond high school is a vital step in achieving future stability.
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Keywords: students; institutions; experiencing; importance; postsecondary; higher education; homelessness; include; strategies; issues; addressing; retention; once; access; completion; developing; college; degree; challenges; framework; traumainformed, Higher Education General, Higher Education General